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Medical Secretary

Posted: 2 Oct 2020 Closes: 1 Nov 2020
University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, United Kingdom £21,892 - £24,157 Per annum
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Medical Secretary

Job Reference: 001-AC295-1020

Employer: Department: Colorectal Location: University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff Salary: £21,892 - £24,157 Per annum


Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises .

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

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We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

Department/Ward: Colorectal

Directorate: General Surgery & Wound Healing

Service Group: Surgery

Base: UHW

Salary Range: £21,892 - 24,157

Hours of Work: Full Time

The Colorectal department sits under the General Surgery Directorate, we are currently looking for a motivated and experienced medical secretary to join our team based at University Hospital of Wales.

The successful applicant will be part of a busy team of secretaries and provide full secretarial support to the Colorectal Surgeons. This is an enjoyable and challenging role in a busy and developing team. A sound knowledge of medical terminology and possession or near completion of AMSPAR Diploma would be desirable together with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.

In return we offer training and development, individual objectives and a Personal Development Plan.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 15th October 2020.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Rhisian Otley

Job title: Medical Secretary

Email address:

Telephone number: 029 2184 6103

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